Definitions for pandemoniumˌpæn dəˈmoʊ ni əm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chaos, pandemonium, bedlam, topsy-turvydom, topsy-turvyness(noun)

    a state of extreme confusion and disorder

GCIDE

  1. Pandemonium(n.)

    A condition of unrestrained disorder and chaotic, riotous uproar.

  2. Origin: [NL., from Gr. pa^s, pa^n, all + dai`mwn a demon.]

Wiktionary

  1. pandemonium(Noun)

    A place where all demons live; Hell.

  2. pandemonium(Noun)

    Chaos; tumultuous or lawless violence.

  3. pandemonium(Noun)

    An outburst; loud, riotous uproar, especially of a crowd.

  4. Origin: Coined by John Milton in "Paradise Lost," Pandæmonium, from πᾶν (equivalent to English pan-Category:English words prefixed with pan-) + daemonium, from δαίμων.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pandemonium(noun)

    the great hall or council chamber of demons or evil spirits

  2. Pandemonium(noun)

    an utterly lawless, riotous place or assemblage

  3. Origin: [NL., from Gr. pa^s, pa^n, all + dai`mwn a demon.]

Freebase

  1. Pandemonium

    In the standard cosmology of the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy role-playing game, Pandemonium is the Outer plane where Chaotic Evil and Chaotic Neutral petitioners are sent after death. Pandemonium is a large, complex cavern that never ends. Compounding this problem, howling winds drive most of its residents mad. There are few creatures that are native to this plane; those individuals who do live there usually have no choice in the matter. It is one of a number of alignment-based Outer Planes that form part of the standard Dungeons & Dragons cosmology, used in the Planescape, Greyhawk and some editions of the Forgotten Realms campaign settings. In the Planescape campaign setting, Pandemonium houses the headquarters for the Bleak Cabal faction.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pandemonium

    pan-dē-mō′ni-um, n. the great hall of evil spirits, described in Paradise Lost: any disorderly assembly, or loud tumultuous noise. [Gr. pas, pan, all, daimōn, a demon.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pandemonium in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pandemonium in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Logan Tucker:

    I heard the gunshots, it was pandemonium after that.

  2. Phillip Green:

    It was pandemonium after that, i took cover. I didn't want to become part of the story.

  3. Marc Maron:

    I went downstairs walked outside, saw all pandemonium, and then five, six minutes later, bang.

  4. Maina Chibok:

    They surrounded the market and started shooting, there was pandemonium everywhere and more than 10 people were killed.

  5. David Lee:

    It was pandemonium. They weren't just giving money, but shoes, watches and diamond rings, there were people dropping alligator shoes on the altar.

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